Cheek augmentation is an effective, non-surgical, and minimally invasive option for those who wish to have more volume in the cheekbone area and enhance their overall facial contour and balance. Because the cheek area is augmented with an injectable dermal filler, the results are more natural, require little downtime, and have a low incidence of side-effects. Additionally, because no general anesthesia is required the client may control his/her outcome by looking in a handheld mirror and providing feedback to Dr. Kagan throughout the procedure.
Q: What is non-surgical Cheek Augmentation? Dr. Kagan: With the recent introduction of cosmetic fillers such as Radiesse or Juvederm, Dr. Kagan has non-surgical options to help you if your wish is to have more prominent, fuller cheeks. Besides the immediate effect of the procedure, this technique for augmenting the cheeks can be performed in the office and requires minimal down time.
Q: Is the procedure painful? Dr. Kagan: Because a local anesthetic is used, minimal to no pain will be felt. Dr. Kagan always strives to make each patients experience a pleasant one that is why he uses his special techniques to minimize your discomfort during injections.
Q: Are there any side effects after non-surgical cheek augmentation? Dr. Kagan: As you can see on the picture below mild redness and swelling which will subside within several days are normal after the procedure. Occasional localized bruising is possible. Most patients are able to return to work and daily activities immediately after the procedure.
Q: What is the price of non-surgical Cheek augmentation Procedure? Dr. Kagan: At our office the cost for Cheek Augmentation nose reshaping is many times lower than surgical costs. You will be given an estimate after your consultation depending on your specific needs and the type of filler we use.